Improving the effectiveness of climate finance: key lessons
Improving the effectiveness of climate finance: key lessons / Miriam Chaum, Chris Faris, and Gernot Wagner, et al. Brookings Institution ; Climate Policy Initiative ; Environmental Defense Fund ; ODI, November 2011, 20 p.
This paper presents an overview of existing practices by summarizing the findings from an extensive survey of various institutions, drawing on the lessons learned from development finance, the public and private activities of international financial institutions and experience with market-based instruments. The paper mainly focuses on mitigation, and it seeks to discern lessons for policymakers by addressing two key questions: What makes climate finance effective? and what tools, methods or systems might improve the effectiveness of climate finance?… (more)